course is an introduction to the basic concepts of operating systems, with both
theoretical and practical issues being considered. Upon completion of the
course, the student should understand the fundamental concepts and issues
involved in operating systems design, and know about the basic services
provided by operating systems in general. Topics include process description
and control, deadlock, process scheduling, threads, SMP, partitioning, paging,
segmentation, memory management algorithms, disk scheduling and file systems.
In addition to theory and concepts, specific implementation related information
is covered using the Linux Operating System.
- Teacher: Ibrahim ADESHOLA